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Congressional Hearing: Unintended Consequences of Conflict Minerals Law

On Tuesday, May 22, in the U.S. House of the Representatives, the Committee on Financial Services Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade held a hearing titled, “The Unintended Consequences of Dodd-Frank’s Conflict Minerals Provision.” In his opening statement, Subcommittee Chairman John Campbell (R-CA) noted that many Congolese derisively refer to Section 1502 as “Loi Obama” […]

Will the SEC Issue Compliance Guidance on Conflict Minerals Rule?

IPC offers information and tools to ensure ease of compliance As companies are now trying to assess their conflict minerals disclosure obligations, many are asking for guidance regarding the rules’ application to their manufacturing processes. Under the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulation finalized last year, SEC registered companies will need to declare the […]